12 Tertial-Quintal (Erlanger Traktat)

For a general introduction to European historical tunings and these presets, please visit Introduction to European historical tunings and temperaments.

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Rational Intonation scale, derived from harmonic series intervals up to a prime limit of 5. G♭ through G tuned in perfect fifthsPitches a fifth apart have a 2:3 frequency ratio (in just intonation) or a difference of 700 cents (in 12 tone equal temperament).Visit the link to learn more (2:3). C-E and G-B tuned as pure thirds (4:5). E♭♭-G♭ and B♭♭-D♭ tuned as pure thirds (4:5). WolfA wolf refers to a noticeably out-of-tune interval in a given tuning system that results from adjusting or "tempering" that interval to fit within a fixed number of notes.Visit the link to learn more between B♭♭ and E.

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